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Chamorro naval officer to speak at UOG graduation

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by Michele Catahay

Guam - U.S. Naval Forces Korea Commander Rear Admiral Peter Gumataotao will speak during the University of Guam's Fall 2010 Commencement Ceremony this Sunday.  Gumataotao is a native of Sinajana and graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1981 with a bachelor of science in resource management. He also holds a masters of arts in strategic studies from the Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island.

As the commander, he is the U.S. Navy's representative for the U.S. Pacific Fleet in Korea. He is also the deputy naval component commander for Combined Forces Command and regional commander for Navy Installations Command.

The ceremony will be held at 2pm at the UOG Field House in Mangilao with 238 prospective graduates.

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